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post #1 of 4 Old 06-18-2007, 04:53 AM Thread Starter
 
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Fork Oil

Hi everybody,

Im about 93kgs.Front suspension is not very stable(soft).I m going to change the fork oil for better handling.What is factory oil viscocity and what is the maximum i can use on a hornet 2003.

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Fluid level; 155 mm (6.1") Recommended method!
Fluid capacity; 463 cc (15.7 oz.)

For fork oil you can use Pro Honda Suspension Fluid SS-8 or any quality after market 5w fork oil.

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thanks mistermike,

Any idea if this will improve suspension.

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thanks mistermike,

Any idea if this will improve suspension.

george
You're welcome. IMO the stock suspension needs to be revalved and re-sprung or find a set of 04' or later Hornet forks. That is what I did.


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